The University of Alabama
Honors College First-Time Undergraduates - School/College

  2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Total New Honors College Students 2,053 1,795 1,817 1,699 2,490
Capstone College of Nursing 70 62 72 71 123
College of Arts & Sciences 743 627 658 615 882
College of Communication & Information Sciences 86 75 69 57 84
College of Education 66 50 49 32 57
College of Engineering 624 620 616 619 875
College of Human Environmental Sciences 57 54 43 38 45
Culverhouse College of Business 399 299 307 263 420
School of Social Work 8 8 3 4 4

Honors College First-Time Undergraduates - Test Scores

  2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
University Honors Program Mean ACT 31.3 32.1 32.2 32.4 31.7
Randall Research Scholars Program* Mean ACT 34.8 34.7 34.4 34.7 33.4
University Fellows Experience Mean ACT 32.9 33.9 33.3 33.8 32.4
University Honors Program Mean SAT 1388 1402 1421 1427 1400
Randall Research Scholars Program* Mean SAT 1514 1522 1488 1487 1478
University Fellows Experience Mean SAT 1435 1507 1498 1473 1444
University Honors Program Mean GPA 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2
Randall Research Scholars Program* Mean GPA 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.3
University Fellows Experience Mean GPA 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.2 4.5

Honors College First-Time Undergraduates - Scholarships**

  2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Academic Elite 8 5 5 7 8
Capstone Scholars 35 12 10 4 11
Collegiate Scholars 57 55 41 77 159
Crimson Scholars 4 6 9 9 6
Foundation of Excellence 91 80 52 3 219
National Merit Finalists 272 207 249 181 124
Presidential Scholars 848 1,059 1,080 896 1,518
UA Scholars 295 284 315 467 382

* Randall Research Scholars Program was formerly the Computer-Based Honors Program
** Scholarship Ranges Changed from 2017 to 2018. Honors College Changed Admission Requirements from 2017 to 2018.